Lisa M. Slimmer, M.D., Ph.D.

Lisa M. Slimmer, M.D., Ph.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box PSYCH
Rochester, NY 14642

Appointment: (585) 275-URMC (8762)

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Professional Bio

Lisa M. Slimmer is currently Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Strong Memorial Hospital, University of Rochester. Dr. Slimmer graduated from University of Rochester School of Medicine in Rochester, NY, where she received a PhD in Physiology in 1994 and her Medical degree in 1997. She completed her psychiatry residency in 2000 and was Chief Resident in Psychiatry in 2001 at University of Rochester School of Medicine. Dr. Slimmer is a member of the American Psychiatric Association, the Genesee Valley Psychiatric Association, and the Neuroscience Education Institute.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Mary Lou Meyers Award. Awarded for excellence in precepting medical students in third year clerkship | University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry 2011
John Romano Award Awarded for excellence in medical student education by a resident 2001
Pfizer Resident of the Year Awarded for outstanding academic achievement 2001
Laughlin Fellowship Award from The American College of Psychiatrists One of sixteen residents in North America selected for "outstanding leadership and significant contributions as a resident in Psychiatry" 2001
American Psychiatric Institute for Research and Education / Janssen Research Scholars on Severe Mental Illness Award; Two-year career development award 2000 - 2002
Consultation-Liaison Award Awarded to outstanding resident for work done while on C-L rotation 1999
Class of 1954 Scholarship 1997 - 1998
Alumni Speaker, Fall Freshman Convocation, SUNY Brockport 1995
Joseph Collins Foundation Scholarship 1994 - 1997
Fannie and Henry Rice Scholarship 1994 - 1996
Stella Matutina Foundation Scholarship 1994 - 1996

Current Appointments

Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychiatry (Part-Time) - Department of Psychiatry (SMD) - Primary

Specialties

Psychiatry - American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Education

MD | Medicine | Univ Rochester Sch Med/Dent1997
PhD | Physiology | Univ Rochester Sch Med/Dent1994
MS | Physical Sciences, Other | University of Arizona1986
BS | Physical Education | SUNY Coll at Brockport1983

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Residency in Psychiatry at University of Rochester Medical Center09/01/1998 - 06/30/2001
Internship in Psychiatry at University of Rochester Medical Center06/26/1997 - 06/30/1998